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Life continues

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It was on the flight from Copenhagen to Paris when I uncontrolably cried for him. Again, I gazed over the horizon and thought that probably life would be so much better if this plane flew up to the highest sky and never landed.

In an hour, I sat in Charles de Gaulle lounge having chicken bagguette for my delayed lunch. My heart mind and soul are still with him. Life continues. 

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September 8, 2015 at 6:51 PM

Arc The Triomphe, Paris, France

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A true tourist should, I mean, SHOULD, go to Champs-Élyseés don’t you think? 😉 ❤ Well, not really. But for my sister it’s a must. Emphasis: A MUST. LOL


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The Arc de Triomphe de l’Étoile is one of the most famous monuments in Paris. It stands in the centre of the Place Charles de Gaulle, at the western end of the Champs-Élysées. (wiki)

So, we went there. I must have lost my mind because I did not bring my jacket with me. It was almost dinner time. We were welcomed with a strong chilly wind since it was actually a big space where there were no trees.

It was not a (poor) tourist friendly place I would say. Everything is expensive. I stared at Louis Vuitton boutique, which was closed. The size of the boutique and the displays. gulp. I wish I am a person of money. Then the boutique next to it, Rolex. Shoot. What’s with this people. Where do they get their money from? *rolling eyes*

I dragged my sister to the building. And of course, she said that we need to wait till they turned on the light. And so we waited. You can see from the picture that I was trying to stay alive bearing the coldness of the wind without jacket. hahaha.. stupido, says an italian.

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September 15, 2014 at 2:31 AM

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